A man has died after falling from a block of flats near Finsbury Park.

Police were called to Portland Rise shortly after 12.30pm on Sunday (September 3).

It was reported that a person had fallen from height at a block of flats.

Officers attended along with the London Ambulance Service and London’s Air Ambulance.

Despite the best efforts of emergency services, a man, aged in his 30s, was pronounced dead at the scene.

A police spokesperson said that the man’s next of kin have been informed and the forensic scene has since been removed.

Police have now launched a new appeal for information. No arrests have been made and enquiries to establish the circumstances surrounding the incident continue.

Any witnesses or anyone with any information is asked to call police on 101 or contact via Twitter @MetCC, quoting reference CAD3146/03SEP.

To give information anonymously contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or online at crimestoppers-uk.org.

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